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The 70 Most Iconic Panels In Marvel History!

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You all voted and here are your choices for the 70 most iconic panels in Marvel Comics’ first 70 years (1939-2009), the important and enduring panels that have become indelible parts of what we think of when we think of Marvel Comics’ history. Not necessarily always the BEST moments, but the moments that have stuck with people the most over the years.

Enjoy!

70. Marvel Premiere #14 (Steve Englehart, Frank Brunner and Dick Giordano)


69. Captain America Comics #1 (Joe Simon and Jack Kirby)


68. Fantastic Four (Vol. 1) #40 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Vince Colletta)


67. Fantastic Four #57 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott)


66. Avengers #93 (Roy Thomas, Neal Adams and Tom Palmer)


64 (Tied). Captain America #175 (Steve Englehart, Sal Buscema and Vince Colletta)


64 (Tied). Fantastic Four (Vol. 1) #1 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and George Klein)


63. Amazing Spider-Man #100 (Stan Lee, Gil Kane and Frank Giacoia)


62. The Mighty Thor #353 (Walter Simonson)


61. Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) #12 (Stan Lee and Steve Ditko)


60. Avengers Annual #7 (Jim Starlin and Joe Rubinstein)


59. Amazing Adventures (Vol. 2) #5 (Roy Thomas, Gene Colan and Bill Everett)


58. Captain America Comics #1 (Joe Simon and Jack Kirby)


57. Fantastic Four (Vol. 1) #4 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Sol Brodsky)


55 (Tied). Marvel Two-in-One Annual #2 (Jim Starlin and Joe Rubinstein)


55 (Tied). Daredevil (Vol. 1) #7 (Stan Lee and Wallace Wood)


54. Incredible Hulk #180 (Len Wein, Herb Trimpe and Jack Abel)


53. Fantastic Four (Vol. 1) #49 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott)


52. Fantastic Four Annual (Vol. 1) #3 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Vince Colletta)


51. The Mighty Thor #365 (Walter Simonson)


50. The Mighty Thor #353 (Walter Simonson)


49. Amazing Spider-Man #122 (Gerry Conway, Gil Kane and John Romita)


47 (Tied). Thunderbolts #1 (Kurt Busiek, Mark Bagley and Vince Russell)


47 (Tied). Amazing Spider-Man #248 (Roger Stern, Ron Frenz and Terry Austin)


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46. Uncanny X-Men #268 (Chris Claremont, Jim Lee and Scott Williams)


45. Amazing Spider-Man #299 (David Michelinie, Todd McFarlane and Bob McLeod)


44. Alpha Flight (Vol. 1) #12 (John Byrne)


43. Amazing Spider-Man #122 (Gerry Conway, Gil Kane and John Romita)


42. Avengers (Vol. 1) #4 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and George Roussos)


41. Fantastic Four (Vol. 1) #1 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and George Klein)


40. Daredevil #227 (Frank Miller and David Mazzucchelli)


39. Amazing Spider-Man #300 (David Michelinie and Todd McFarlane)


37 (Tied). Daredevil #228 (Frank Miller and David Mazzucchelli)


37 (Tied). Amazing Fantasy #15 (Stan Lee and Steve Ditko)


36. Captain America #111 (Stan Lee, Jim Steranko and Joe Sinnott)


35. Avengers (Vol. 1) #16 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Dick Ayers)


34. Strange Tales #138 (Stan Lee and Steve Ditko)


33. Giant-Size X-Men #1 (Len Wein and Dave Cockrum)


32. Avengers (Vol. 3) #22 (Kurt Busiek, George Perez and Al Vey)


31. X-Men: God Loves, Man Kills Graphic Novel (Chris Claremont and Brent Anderson)


30. The Mighty Thor #362 (Walter Simonson)


28 (Tied). X-Men: God Loves, Man Kills OGN (Chris Claremont and Brent Anderson)


28 (Tied). Fantastic Four #243 (John Byrne)


27. House of M #7 (Brian Michael Bendis, Olivier Coipel and Tim Townsend)


26. Fantastic Four (Vol. 1) #57 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott)


25. Avengers #213 (Jim Shooter, Bob Hall and Dan Green)


24. Uncanny X-Men #168 (Chris Claremont, Paul Smith and Bob Wiacek)


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23. Captain America #113 (Jim Steranko)


22. Silver Surfer (Vol. 1) #1 (Stan Lee, John Buscema and Joe Sinnott)


21. Fantastic Four (Vol. 1) #1 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Sol Brodsky)


20. The Ultimates (Vol. 1) #12 (Mark Millar, Bryan Hitch and Paul Neary)


19. Daredevil #232 (Frank Miller and David Mazzucchelli)


18. X-Men #134 (Chris Claremont, John Byrne and Terry Austin)


17. X-Men #137 (Chris Claremont, John Byrne and Terry Austin)


16. Avengers (Vol. 1) #4 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and George Roussos)


15. Marvels #2 (Kurt Busiek and Alex Ross)


14. Avengers (Vol. 1) #58 (Roy Thomas, John Buscema and George Klein)


13. Uncanny X-Men #142 (Chris Claremont, John Byrne and Terry Austin)


12. Amazing Spider-Man #121 (Gerry Conway, Gil Kane and John Romita)


11. Incredible Hulk (Vol. 1) #1 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Paul Reinman)


10. Fantastic Four (Vol. 1) #51 (Stan Lee, Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott)


9. X-Men (Vol. 1) #101 (Chris Claremont and Dave Cockrum)


8. Captain America (Vol. 5?) #25 (Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting)


7. Amazing Fantasy #15 (Stan Lee and Steve Ditko)


6. Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) #33 (Stan Lee and Steve Ditko)


5. Amazing Spider-Man #121 (Gerry Conway, Gil Kane and John Romita)


4. X-Men #132 (Chris Claremont, John Byrne and Terry Austin)


3. Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) #50 (Stan Lee, John Romita and Mike Esposito)


2. Daredevil #181 (Frank Miller and Klaus Janson)


1. Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) #42 (Stan Lee and John Romita)